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Stella McCartney heads to G7, at BFC Forum says eco is "the future of fashion"

Stella McCartney heads to G7, at BFC Forum says eco is "the future of fashion"

One of fashion’s biggest names has issued a warning to the fashion sector not to get too complacent about current green drives as there’s a lot more work to be done, with legislation also needed. 
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Burberry speeds up green goals, to be "climate positive" by 2040

Burberry speeds up green goals, to be "climate positive" by 2040

​Burberry said on Thursday that it would be “climate positive by 2040”, the new sustainability ambition making it the first luxury brand to aim for that target, it added
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Kering accelerates circularity drive

Kering accelerates circularity drive

The French luxury group has published a report on the circular economy, outlining its ambitions in this domain and adding a new element to its sustainable development strategy.
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Balenciaga: For Spring 2022, non-conformist clones and a Gucci collab

Balenciaga: For Spring 2022, non-conformist clones and a Gucci collab

The entire audience was all dressed essentially in conformist black for the latest iconoclastic show video of Balenciaga, a Spring 2022 collection revealed in a show video this weekend that was worn by just one model.
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Rimowa x Chaos collab unveiled as travel is back on the agenda

Rimowa x Chaos collab unveiled as travel is back on the agenda

​LVMH-owned luggage brand Rimowa has launched a collab with London-based accessories label Chaos. The company said the two labels are “united by their common appreciation for luxurious design and innovative solutions”.
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Could the USA be luxury's next El Dorado after China?

Could the USA be luxury's next El Dorado after China?

The stock market is bullish, the economy is recovering, consumer confidence is growing: all indicators are positive, fuelling luxury purchases on a North American market that is highly dynamic and promising for labels.
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Saint Laurent to stage show in Venice

Saint Laurent to stage show in Venice

Venice, with its Biennale exhibition, is the focus of a great deal of attention. Saint Laurent will show the summer 2022 menswear collection in the city on July 14, a day ahead of Valentino’s haute couture show.
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Parisian department store La Samaritaine to open on June 19

Parisian department store La Samaritaine to open on June 19

FashionNetwork.com has learnt that the Parisian department store, owned by the LVMH group and closed for 16 years, will finally reopen on June 19.
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Valentino to stage next haute couture collection in Venice on July 15

Valentino to stage next haute couture collection in Venice on July 15

Valentino has announced plans to stage its fall/winter 2021 haute couture collection in Venice on July 15, skipping its traditional location in Paris for the third season in a row due to the pandemic.
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Capri's power brands trio are bouncing back despite Q4 loss, says CEO

Capri's power brands trio are bouncing back despite Q4 loss, says CEO

Capri Holdings may have made a loss in Q4, but the company remains upbeat that in a post-pandemic world, its trio of power brands can be a profits-generating machine.
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Gucci participates in Christie’s NFT auction, Proof of Sovereignty

Gucci participates in Christie’s NFT auction, Proof of Sovereignty

Gucci’s experimentation in the digital world – from la mode to marketing – has extended into a new terrain, NFT, as the house has moved to participate in Christie’s debut online auction named Proof of Sovereignty.
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Ralph & Russo rescue in doubt as Tamara Ralph leaves

Ralph & Russo rescue in doubt as Tamara Ralph leaves

​The rescue plan for Ralph & Russo, the upscale eveningwear brand that’s in administration, is now in doubt after co-founder Tamara Ralph’s exit.
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Jean Paul Gaultier to return to RTW with a marine collab collection with five designers

Jean Paul Gaultier to return to RTW with a marine collab collection with five designers

Not even a year and a half after Jean Paul Gaultier bid farewell to the catwalks, the house he founded will relaunch into ready-to-wear with a collab collection with five designers including Ottolinger and Palomo Spain.
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Kering continues to wind down Puma stake

Kering continues to wind down Puma stake

French group Kering said Wednesday it will sell a further $1 billion worth of shares in Puma as it continues to unwind its investment in the sneaker and sportswear maker to focus on higher-end luxury brands.
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Dior Men Spring 2022: from Bohan to big cats

Dior Men Spring 2022: from Bohan to big cats

For his latest collection for Christian Dior, creative director of menswear Kim Jones has channelled multiple ideas by the brand’s former creative director, Marc Bohan, the longest-reigning designer at the couture house.
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Russian prosecutor seeks to ban Dolce & Gabbana same-sex kiss ads

Russian prosecutor seeks to ban Dolce & Gabbana same-sex kiss ads

A Russian prosecutor has called for Dolce & Gabbana Instagram advertisements showing same-sex couples kissing to be banned in the country following a lawmaker’s complaint about them.
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